Not Registered Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association - Lothian & Borders Branch

Branch Bands

We have tried to represent each band with as up to date information as we could find. Should any information appear out of date then please contact our branch secretary advising of any changes needed.

Please note that the Pipe Major, Secretary and Leading Drummer information has been taken from the database at RSPBA HQ.

Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Juvenile Grade 4 Novice Disbanded

+ Boghall and Bathgate Caledonia

General Details
Pipe Major:Ali Scougall
Leading Drummer:Not Registered
Secretary:William McCafferty
 
Practice Location:St Kentigern's Academy, Blackburn
Practice Times:Monday 19:00 - 20:00
 Thursday 19:00 - 20:00
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:Entire novice band from 2013 moved to Juvenile for 2014
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions1982, 1988, 1989
 
British Champions1981, 1982, 1988, 2009
 
European Champions1982, 1988, 1989, 2009
 
World Champions1982, 1987, 1988
 
Cowal Champions1988, 1989, 2010
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions1988, 1989
 
L&B Branch Champions2000, 2010
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 1982, 1987, 1988
British Champions
 1982, 1987, 1988, 2011
European Champions
 1988, 2009
World Champions
 1982, 1988, 1993, 1997, 2009
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions1987, 1988, 1989, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999
 
L&B Branch Champions2000
 

+ George Heriot's School - Juvenile

General Details
Pipe Major:Willie McIntyre
Leading Drummer:Michael Gray
Secretary:Jake Joergensen
 
Practice Location:N/A
Practice Times:N/A
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
UK Champions2014
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 

+ George Watson's College - Juvenile

General Details
Pipe Major:Iain Simpson
Leading Drummer:Not Registered
Secretary:Iain Simpson
 
Practice Location:N/A
Practice Times:N/A
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012
 2013
 
British Champions2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
 
European Champions2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2011, 2012, 2013
 
World Champions2002, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2012
 
Cowal Champions2002, 2003, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2012
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2012
 2013
 
L&B Branch Champions2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
 2011, 2012, 2014
 
British Champions2001, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013
 2014
 
European Champions2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011
 2012, 2013
 
World Champions2002, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2011, 2012, 2014
 
Cowal Champions2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010
 2011, 2012, 2013
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
 
L&B Branch Champions2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2010
 

Branch Dates

26 January 20Branch Meeting
23 February 20Branch Meeting
28 March 20Branch Indoor and Solos
29 March 20Branch Mtg - CANCELLED
26 April 20Branch Meeting
16 May 20Dunbar Contest
06 June 20Innerleithen Contest
21 June 20Edinburgh Contest
02 August 20Bridge of Allan Contest
08 August 20North Berwick Contest
05 September 20Peebles Contest
27 September 20Branch Meeting
25 October 20Branch Meeting
29 November 20AGM & Branch Meeting

Contact Us

For all competition entries and registrations please contact branch secretary Ann Hazzard

Address: 2 Hillside Crescent North
 Gorebridge
 Midlothian
 EH23 4DS
Telephone: 07957 285 006
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